The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Dean Richmond (Propeller), collision, 1 Sep 1866

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DEAN RICHMOND Propeller, in collision with the schooner A. BAENSCH off Waukegan, September 1866, in which the schooner was sunk and a total loss with a property loss of $7,000. No casualty given for the DEAN RICHMOND.
      Casualty List for 1866
      Buffalo Commercial Advertiser
      February 26, 1867

      NOTE:- the Marine Casualties on the Great Lakes 1863-1873 has the A. BAENSCH collision on August and badly damaged, Hull $600

      We learn from Capt. E.P. Dorr that the propeller DEAN RICHMOND ran into the schooner A. BAENCH on Lake Michigan, off Waukegan, sinking the latter. The BAENCH was light and bound for Chicago.
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      September 13, 1866

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  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.36363 Longitude: -87.84479
William R. McNeil
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Dean Richmond (Propeller), collision, 1 Sep 1866